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 Events for San Tan Mtn 
<April 2014>

The San Tan Mountain Regional Park is placed at the crossroads of diverse communities, regions, and cultures. The park is in demand to meet the needs of a regional area extending south from central Maricopa County and the East Valley of metropolitan Phoenix, into northern Pinal County. It is important that certain irreplaceable natural open space resources be preserved and that conservation management guidelines be established by the residents of the region to insure the integrity of the San Tan Mountains against degradation.

Located just south of the Maricopa/Pinal County line near the Town of Queen Creek, the San Tan Mountain Regional Park has been used for decades for various recreation activities such as hiking, equestrian riding, and wildlife photography. The park is rich with unique historical, cultural, and biological resources. This master plan seeks to provide programmed recreation activities that meet the needs of the existing users, future park visitors, and the growing East Valley population while protecting the park's natural, Sonoran Desert mountain environment. The master plan has considered both the 7,938 acres of currently designated park land and 2,260 acres of adjacent Maricopa County land.

Currently, the park consists of 10, 200 acres south of Hunt Highway in Pinal County. Restroom facilities and water are available at the San Tan visitor center.


Animal Adaptations - San Tan
San Tan Shredders Mountain Bike Group - San Tan
Animal Flashlight Hike - San Tan

Bird Journeys - San Tan - 4/25/2014
Wag the Dog - San Tan - 4/26/2014
Stargazing for Everyone - San Tan - 4/26/2014
Sonoran Desert Simplified - San Tan - 4/27/2014
Mountain Bike Madness - San Tan - 4/30/2014
Homeschool: Owl Presentations - San Tan - 5/1/2014
Reptile Feeding - San Tan - 5/3/2014
Mountain Bike Madness - San Tan - 5/7/2014
San Tan Shredders Mountain Bike Group - San Tan - 5/10/2014
Sonoran Story and Craft Time: Just for Kids - San Tan - 5/10/2014
Moonlight Hike - San Tan - 5/10/2014
Birding Adventure - San Tan - 5/11/2014
Mountain Bike Madness - San Tan - 5/14/2014
Homeschool: Earth Rocks! - San Tan - 5/15/2014
All About Venomous Snakes - San Tan - 5/16/2014
Animal Flashlight Walk - San Tan - 5/16/2014
Searching for Saguaro Blossoms! - Walk - San Tan - 5/17/2014
The Desert Cafe - San Tan - 5/17/2014
Mountain Bike Madness - San Tan - 5/21/2014
Movie Madness in the Park - San Tan - 5/23/2014
Sonoran Story and Craft Time: Just for Kids - San Tan - 5/24/2014
"Little Explorers" for Kids - San Tan - 5/24/2014
Sonoran Desert Simplified - San Tan - 5/25/2014
San Tan Shredders Mountain Bike Group - San Tan - 5/26/2014
Mountain Bike Madness - San Tan - 5/28/2014

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San Tan Mountain Regional Park
6533 West Phillips Road
Queen Creek Arizona 85242
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